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What is wmiprvse.exe? Windows Management

Vendor:      Microsoft
Product:     Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Vendor Website:     
Last Seen by PC Pitstop:      No Data

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Process is goodThis process is a Microsoft or Windows process, but many viruses use this file name to escape notice.

Purpose: wmiprvse.exe is a Microsoft component that handles Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) operations.

wmiprvse.exe is an essential part of Windows and required for Windows to work properly. It should never be disabled.

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Percentage of recently scanned PC's with this process running: 1.52%
Average CPU use for this program: 0%
Average RAM for this program: 7 MB

Program Name MD5 Count
wmiprvse.exe

MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 File Info Last Seen Signed Day Week Month Threat info
1 Status 0x6298d1577e8eb2aabc1a9a048531c63f More File Information 5/22/2018 Unsigned 0 0 0 Not Applicable
2 Status 0x8f4ecbbfe943030acfd9e892b2513ec1 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1613 11344 60398 Not Applicable
3 Status 0x1c258d1e31a7e3bcf03473c780056e20 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3140 22571 95928 Not Applicable
4 Status 0x241cbd0f099f3d68892d19879e53722d More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 5105 33469 149490 Not Applicable
5 Status 0xe97b6931b5629d7e9f6ee29a68fd6123 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 8785 56837 280983 Not Applicable
6 Status 0xce6d08350d0a1278e9a97d94023d1800 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 7490 50891 232639 Not Applicable
7 Status 0x64d757051b5b273e55c93e4503ea4f3e More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2806 18827 92695 Not Applicable
8 Status 0x3a4de678e4e709c0794da57c198aa7e3 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 12237 79153 403398 Not Applicable
9 Status 0x673d84e36d12bbcdd44929e6cd7d4bb1 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 5 20 210 Not Applicable
10 Status 0x3b5ec9ccbfabe17656f394c5b9d7a617 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 464 2196 11789 Not Applicable
11 Status 0x4fb491ac8d46aaf22ba8bc5c73dabef7 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1823385 12337488 49393357 Not Applicable
12 Status 0x9495fcc01d7ab7b60e5b8ba7aefe9e3d More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 97278 646160 2643304 Not Applicable
13 Status 0x203c3380a744ca5b9b1a9caeb57f7d57 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 11098 78115 345299 Not Applicable
14 Status 0x798a9e6828997eef4517ada8a2259831 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 76 1028 2802 Not Applicable
15 Status 0xa859852dea22d60295a69b8bf92928f1 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2137 16251 69432 Not Applicable
16 Status 0x619a67c9f617b7e69315bb28ecd5e1df More File Information 5/21/2018 Signed 807460 5399193 23181620 Not Applicable
17 Status 0x075ea6c849ab0fe416a3d6dd65c3cf41 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3 24 93 Not Applicable
18 Status 0x1951c6f1e53079f6b29ecff77eaf9403 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 9214 62826 274861 Not Applicable
19 Status 0x8339e480b3d4740404d8ee50d415935b More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1034 6825 32873 Not Applicable
20 Status 0x32ef70e71bb451eeb23f18294d8027e7 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 5082 35594 155285 Not Applicable
21 Status 0x2bf54e692fc1292d182ed056faf8bea0 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 16490 104758 441054 Not Applicable
22 Status 0x0b344e2e2d08fd9d522064f4edfa711b More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 100 264 1338 Not Applicable
23 Status 0x4fb464bd442b7ce2144320a02c366b42 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 220 1651 6763 Not Applicable
24 Status 0x6f3fcf9543f9a38bdb359f83752f4945 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 13788 92745 405818 Not Applicable
25 Status 0xc595edeb9ef5f3e832a11d71f4b5d5d3 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 1 3 Not Applicable
26 Status 0x4362892cf27d398f450891f5d6530ed5 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2 2 4 Not Applicable
27 Status 0x330c8cbd4343d04e72834b159d260e78 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 18402 122399 550404 Not Applicable
28 Status 0x1df2fc82b861bc9612657d1661e9ae33 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 9554 66420 330128 Not Applicable
29 Status 0xdd058c29d73670839ddf8f8e0df09b84 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3 23 97 Not Applicable
30 Status 0xe98a0e7b0ea31d57664e9c4c4bfbefbc More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 1 4 Not Applicable
31 Status 0x640fc276f21ce523dbf99d5f65fed642 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1878 20445 68412 Not Applicable
32 Status 0x834639c9db8bfa558ee3714e7d61bf27 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2278 17607 69579 Not Applicable
33 Status 0x6464728d866ab67887871ff629a5aed1 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 5890 43140 182953 Not Applicable
34 Status 0x94bd625209f7bb993f228cd68add2455 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2000 15833 85543 Not Applicable
35 Status 0x6e23d3694d4005af5b5653a41a54783e More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 86 1112 4138 Not Applicable
36 Status 0x29afe000f33ec6df452282ac87957cb3 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 879 6229 28536 Not Applicable
37 Status 0x0f3dae204b6e2b6f3877c61ea65fa9f6 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2128 14249 58253 Not Applicable
38 Status 0x359fcdb6d1d42317a29cebccd690604c More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 50524 342010 1678952 Not Applicable
39 Status 0x89f5548e5eb7e399ab6a2670252ddfd5 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 32853 222522 1078865 Not Applicable
40 Status 0xf360ad960acfdd0565cb9eec07a2ed3d More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1609 11792 52250 Not Applicable
41 Status 0x450632de2f5c320eeef5203df13289dd More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2399 18354 98771 Not Applicable
42 Status 0x5916fc8ef917b7d4ad8019700c91e5f4 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 14 44 447 Not Applicable
43 Status 0xd8e539426644a0f23cbf53dd0a5ee079 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 17478 114157 537742 Not Applicable
44 Status 0xb05a4ceada4d64d8c0207c4d0b599624 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 28054 182142 784700 Not Applicable
45 Status 0x5a5e07a7a7d46f537b70c31c63b0d526 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 7296 49409 235628 Not Applicable
46 Status 0xa584bfb3f4b7e3380759724b07bc8c94 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 13291 86505 372866 Not Applicable
47 Status 0x6d4237d73ff299ca450308cd177be265 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3825 23618 107975 Not Applicable
48 Status 0x9b08d0c8cb017237ce32ae2f818dbd1e More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 6194 40496 159421 Not Applicable
49 Status 0xf26e69497da6482f1fd61b3122cfd44b More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 149 1041 4289 Not Applicable
50 Status 0x5c92bf3934f76ac902c1ab652d8b111f More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 235 1843 7447 Not Applicable
51 Status 0x54b7c43c2e89f5ce71b2c255c1cf35e2 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2072 14039 55683 Not Applicable
52 Status 0x3b8a790d45315467572e384d39a96d1c More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 16 91 412 Not Applicable
53 Status 0x988e210f0fdc88ccbdbccf7daeb3046a More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 25 139 533 Not Applicable
54 Status 0x31e4ceb7dc7cd2e3c1abcdb5ce17ac3f More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 46 239 718 Not Applicable
55 Status 0xd683c112190f4b4c6d477d693ee88e35 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 899 6947 28060 Not Applicable
56 Status 0xa4954f52374e0792ed6ca5fec4f4c857 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 1 2 Not Applicable
57 Status 0xc3b76154e72cfe98742b899d53ee5ab2 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 45843 289149 1359226 Not Applicable
58 Status 0x5b09099b46e6c57bdfcbf385b9898521 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 55300 353431 1540102 Not Applicable
59 Status 0xf8f50e04379604e385ac17e8191f7633 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 69 221 653 Not Applicable
60 Status 0x74ba8a36479ac3bfe0dcbc19b998e6b6 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 194 1037 4520 Not Applicable
61 Status 0x246984938b237c9dc1f169f8fba5c467 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 46 90 940 Not Applicable
62 Status 0xef1ede95aa196c83c4138e4766e0d9fb More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 48 720 2833 Not Applicable
63 Status 0xe0675b0be20099189350a21041d7457f More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 77686 563224 2846218 Not Applicable
64 Status 0x0ca29720a4b861c34e0e326c42e729cd More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 86550 589339 3250788 Not Applicable
65 Status 0xde1934bdb5b8e10b2f3574c3ccd35bb4 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 172 1534 6272 Not Applicable
66 Status 0x9f531e6114e6f0959f7c8ed5947091bf More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 6 110 627 Not Applicable
67 Status 0xa836abc9a65990352a98efbf502158b8 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3 46 858 Not Applicable
68 Status 0x2b1d335129940e94eca5fb40fca629c4 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 20 151 Not Applicable
69 Status 0x17ab388ab31d3fc8c75b75cd35d81799 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 1 1 Not Applicable
70 Status 0x9025a8b939f6311e937c138c35155178 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2 28 112 Not Applicable
71 Status 0x2476b50ed40dfcb211b2f7207bc1318e More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3192 24505 157624 Not Applicable
72 Status 0xb4c5c903f03e58e3b56f0dc209db057b More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3630 29014 167640 Not Applicable
73 Status 0xb5f631bada4800722a1b53582e288adb More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 14 138 867 Not Applicable
74 Status 0x3d7163f87f69ad151746850c668beacf More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 27 354 2203 Not Applicable
75 Status 0x661aecc272b1d8cbcdc16277c4c13499 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1200 7602 33043 Not Applicable
76 Status 0xa6209e8698f0f3d5f9d8da77cbd32109 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1776 11071 45809 Not Applicable
77 Status 0x2daf0b7ab27edb740f41801bbdb7d926 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1848040 14382666 68152010 Not Applicable
78 Status 0x75e683bc8284d99f998500162be4cfe2 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1939239 14528932 75350365 Not Applicable
79 Status 0xb394edb14af2e2aa9a6d8fc7181ea207 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 3 7 17 Not Applicable
80 Status 0xb479eb9ed9ce53708b522c17e2782476 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 7 29 107 Not Applicable
81 Status 0x8af33c5bdb86b658b95d5aefea62949f More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 4 82 Not Applicable
82 Status 0xc8193700e3380b27ef3ced248931d068 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2 2 2 Not Applicable
83 Status 0xb485bdca726fe3e3ec6f958f774270de More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 2 2 2 Not Applicable
84 Status 0x498da4b4785f4a71e697b8089b01ccfc More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 222 838 4159 Not Applicable
85 Status 0x8ff8b224a3b7c41d1f18fc3fa75051d1 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 53 396 1564 Not Applicable
86 Status 0xfe51a171fbd59a139ad4835e0c91fab8 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 47 330 1202 Not Applicable
87 Status 0x1dd684e647bf9dd3e486276f5fa07a11 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 298007 1950534 7806033 Not Applicable
88 Status 0xdcc48f1bdc0e239776ba05a7239991f7 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 238951 1555810 6863293 Not Applicable
89 Status 0xe1bce838cd2695999ab34215bf94b501 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 26974 178804 965256 Not Applicable
90 Status 0xf94c2242de208aa0cd1a64187165b448 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 29303 196580 834696 Not Applicable
91 Status 0xa4aee4dac70c572610b0a9537cc277b6 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 48 357 8738 Not Applicable
92 Status 0x4d1c4b7fe7ed88e42ada4277cffa6351 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 66 364 8401 Not Applicable
93 Status 0x84233eeb614412e70d6d985d17a1d236 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 1 1 2 Not Applicable
94 Status 0xc181e725ab2904b9d0c1b81d6cdafdbe More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 279 2143 23166 Not Applicable
95 Status 0x0a68946e015fd1bacdb5b2300077086c More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 208 1761 18366 Not Applicable
96 Status 0x503d7dc150a52078ef7a4871609244c2 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 13 113 586 Not Applicable
97 Status 0xba254968e4daf6b10310c2725193edb7 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 33 229 1128 Not Applicable
98 Status 0x7ab59579ba91115872d6e51c54b9133b More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 903372 4079339 5519475 Not Applicable
99 Status 0xa782a4ed336750d10b3caf776afe8e70 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 961089 4170342 5821463 Not Applicable
100 Status 0xa8102b93ae67f93d99647aca73c915e4 More File Information 5/21/2018 Unsigned 224 1315 12391 Not Applicable
MD5 Hashes Expand md5 List Collapse md5 List
# Status MD5 Last Seen File Date Revision Common Name Size
1 Status 0xf520ab392d58c0a1070268032d809382 6/5/2017 10:55:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
2 Status 0x203c3380a744ca5b9b1a9caeb57f7d57 10/17/2016 12:08:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 249 KB
3 Status 0xa859852dea22d60295a69b8bf92928f1 8/24/2016 7:33:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
4 Status 0x9495fcc01d7ab7b60e5b8ba7aefe9e3d 3/26/2016 2:23:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
5 Status 0x51a548a604aec2c362ca503b0cb03831 3/15/2016 9:46:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
6 Status 0xf95096ece2da109cc8d7f1f863a4209c 3/27/2015 4:52:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
7 Status 0x31fa172657e941e7cb15c5ccfe36a03e 3/7/2015 8:45:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 222 KB
8 Status 0x075ea6c849ab0fe416a3d6dd65c3cf41 2/25/2015 7:50:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
9 Status 0x355e4bbe030b20b8a94a70c5ff271b2a 1/29/2015 10:55:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.3264 (xpsp.071130-1425) Windows Management 213 KB
10 Status 0x8339e480b3d4740404d8ee50d415935b 1/15/2015 12:38:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 241 KB
11 Status 0xa97fab15a635df0a251dcee25bd0b681 11/9/2014 6:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
12 Status 0x5aa7cf6cd69ffecde0e0e715fd564d14 10/19/2014 8:31:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
13 Status 0x7e7b3eafe66ed06e558f56a60f6f7dda 10/7/2014 10:23:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
14 Status 0xc9edbb99823e767c5b366a212a45d2b1 10/6/2014 4:29:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.1106 (xpsp1.020828-1920) Windows Management 199 KB
15 Status 0x1ce7180f770b08df6e000ba1cc5273a5 9/23/2014 2:14:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 213 KB
16 Status 0x6d8d523c3ef7ba03dea60e59d8a269e8 3/4/2013 5:35:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 414 KB
17 Status 0x20a4993fb68208bf5d95af96908fdae5 12/17/2012 4:25:00 AM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 239 KB
18 Status 0x025deb26c8ed9d046d6ca2b3d8baace7 7/16/2012 10:41:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 286 KB
19 Status 0xbb82ea18e59ab05291a3e25d8f65c51c 7/15/2012 5:42:00 PM Unknown Unknown Windows Management 286 KB
20 Status 0x771355075eb6cf1890487c1ea8dfd715 1/24/2012 1:17:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
21 Status 0x43cad720773ade219fe49238475f7d60 1/17/2012 4:08:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.0 (xpclient.010817-1148) Windows Management 198 KB
22 Status 0x4fb464bd442b7ce2144320a02c366b42 1/9/2012 10:57:00 PM Unknown 6.0.6001.18000 (longhorn_rtm.080118-1840) Windows Management 239 KB
23 Status 0x9a8e9261a5a184b931470747612df6d2 9/16/2011 11:00:00 PM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB
24 Status 0xfbc5585f16bf265a3f831f8d07a3d10d 7/31/2011 10:44:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.3311 (xpsp.080212-0003) Windows Management 213 KB
25 Status 0xdb493dd6bc2fa5b38811f2bcdcf03d2b 7/24/2011 5:28:00 AM Unknown 5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158) Windows Management 213 KB



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